Michael Grayson is a Portfolio Manager at Vivaldi Capital Management focused on supporting all aspects of the investment management efforts with respect to the firm’s traditional and alternative investment strategies. Michael helps manage the firm’s investment due diligence work-flow processes through participating in ongoing calls and meetings with existing and prospective managers. He is responsible for compiling and disseminating that information in support of the firm’s clients. Michael is also a regular contributor on WGN’s business radio segment and TD Ameritrade Network’s “Closing Bell” TV show, relaying personal and firm views on how markets are moving, what’s driving them and how investors are reacting. Prior to Vivaldi, Michael spent two summers working as an intern for a Private Wealth Management team at UBS Financial Services. Michael holds a B.A. from Colgate University where he studied Political Science and Economics. Michael was also a member of the Men’s Division I Varsity Golf Team and was nominated to the Colgate Athletic Leadership Academy.